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Definitions of husk in various dictionaries:
noun - material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
noun - outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds
verb - remove the husks from
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Outer coconut layer, e.g.|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Jacket for corn(4)|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|the dry outer covering of some fruits or seeds.|
|remove the husk or husks from.|
|the dry outer covering of some seeds|
|the dry, outer covering of some fruits and seeds:|
|outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds|
|material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds|
|remove the husks from|
|The outer membranous or green envelope of some fruits or seeds, as that of a walnut or an ear of corn.|
|A shell or outer covering, especially when considered worthless.|
|A framework serving as a support.|
|Husk might refer to|
Husk (or hull) in botany is the outer shell or coating of a seed. It often refers to the leafy outer covering of an ear of maize (corn) as it grows on the plant. Literally, a husk or hull includes the protective outer covering of a seed, fruit, or vegetable. It can also refer to the exuvia of bugs or small animals left behind after moulting.|
* In cooking, hull can also refer to other waste parts of fruits and vegetables, notably the cap or sepal of a strawberry.
* The husk of a legume and some similar fruits is called a pod.
* Plantago-seed mucilage is often referred to as husk, or psyllium husk.
* Crop plants of several species have been selected that have hulless seeds, including pumpkins, oats, and barley.